Candidate: F357A910

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Overview

Worked for PG&E and retired after 44.5 Years. Started in Sept , 1971 - march 2016 . Started in the gas dept. worked there for 2 years , then transferred to the warehouse stayed there for 11 years , then transferred to the electric dept. in 1984 . Received a bid for apprentice cable splicer 1986 and turned out journeyman ca ble splicer in 1989 worked on all type's of electrical apparatus underground switches , interruptors , transformers , above ground PMH switches also installing lead cable making splices on lead cable , also installing j-boxes working with plastic primary cable and secondary plastic cable also copper secondary cable , working on faulted cable finding the trouble and making repairs . I have done some inspection new business and option 2 inspections , i have also done a work resource coordinator job which schedules work for crews both in O.H. and U.G. setting up line clearances making sure that all material is available for job on scheduled work day . Also became a Cable Crew Foreman for the past 3-4 years in my career . Fault locating for primary cable and secondary cable , Proof testing cable primary cable only with impulse generator to find trouble on cable , also did purging underground cable with nitrogen and tried to dry out aluminum cable due to water migration ,also did a lot of secondary burnout trouble-shooting to find trouble with dyna-tel metering which finds sheath fault failures on secondary cable . Worked on low pressure gas filled copper conductor lead covered primary cable , installed and repaired , and replaced .

Qualifications

TypeNameStartEnd
High School Richard l. landa 9/4/1967 8/28/1970

Employment History

CompanyTitleStartEnd
PG&E Journeyman Cable Splicer 9/1/1971 3/1/2016
Worked for PG&E and retired after 44.5 Years. Started in Sept , 1971 - march 2016 . Started in the gas dept. worked there for 2 years , then transferred to the warehouse stayed there for 11 years , then transferred to the electric dept. in 1984 . Received a bid for apprentice cable splicer 1986 and turned out journeyman cable splicer in 1989 worked on all type's of electrical apparatus underground switches , interruptors , transformers , above ground PMH switches also installing lead cable making splices on lead cable , also installing j-boxes working with plastic primary cable and secondary plastic cable also copper secondary cable , working on faulted cable finding the trouble and making repairs . I have done some inspection new business and option 2 inspections , i have also done a work resource coordinator job which schedules work for crews both in O.H. and U.G. setting up line clearances making sure that all material is available for job on scheduled work day . Also became a Cable Crew Foreman for the past 3-4 years in my career .